Couple Communication I

About the Program

Couple Communication I is an award winning program that helps you understand and connect with your partner better. You learn 11 skills and processes to communicate effectively about day-to-day events and important issues.

In the program, you gain skills and tools that improve every aspect of your life — with your partner, your family and friends, and with people at work and elsewhere.

In COUPLE COMMUNICATION I, you and your partner learn to:

  • Communicate together more effectively
  • Make better decisions together
  • Create faster, better resolutions to conflict
  • Increase satisfaction as you strengthen your relationship

Included in the Program

Over 700,000 couples have used these research-based tools to strengthen and grow their relationships.  Our instructors will use their experience and expertise to help you put these concepts and skills to work in your everyday life.


Building a Healthy Relationship
A model to:
the 7 Ingredients of a Collaborative Marriage
Choosing Communication Styles™
A map to:
ineffective and effective ways of talking and listening
the quality of your communication
Using the Awareness Wheel™
A tool to:
yourself and situations better - a foundation for effective communication
6 talking skills to connect in a clear and constructive way
Applying the Listening Cycle™
A guide to:
Tune in
accurately to your partner
5 productive listening skills
Mapping Issues
A 9-step process to:
the talking and listening skills
Make decisions
and resolve conflicts collaboratively

Learning Formats and Methods

You and your partner participate in one of two formats:

In a group with an instructor and several other couples
in sessions totaling 8 hours
By yourselves as a couple with an instructor
often six 50-minute sessions

Enjoy Gaining Your New Skills Through:

  • Explanations of the concepts, skills, and processes
  • Demonstrations of the skills and processes
  • Practice of skills and processes with real issues of your own choice
  • Using innovative tools to speed learning
  • Coaching and feedback on your use of skills
  • Application of your learning in real situations between sessions

Your Privacy is Respected
You choose together privately, as a couple, the issues you discuss and practice.



User Friendly Couple Materials

As a couple, you use a COUPLE COMMUNICATION I Couple Packet containing:

  • 2 Collaborative Marriage Skills workbooks (one copy for each partner)
  • 2 Skills Mats (one for talking, the other for listening)
  • 2 Sets of Pocket Cards to prompt skill use
  • 2 Awareness Wheel pads

The materials are for:

  • Use during sessions
  • Practice at home between sessions
  • Application after the course to reinforce skills when negotiating issues

The workbook in the Couple Packet is softcover, 8 x 10 inches, 144 pages, 2007

    The COUPLE COMMUNICATION I Couple Packet is $39.95
  • With Scriptures for each section is $41.95

You receive a Couple Packet through your instructor.

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